Liotta Design’s MIT Mystery Hunt Card Puzzle Goes On Sale

Layered card puzzle Marked Deck from puzzle designer Colin Liotta, that was featured at the 2018 MIT Mystery Hunt, is available for sale through Etsy.

BAPHL Announces Ambitious Puzzle Hunt Schedule For 2018

Organizers for the Boston-area BAPHL puzzle hunt have announced an extremely ambitious schedule of three hunts over-the-course of five months.

Q.U.B.E. 2 Receives New Gameplay Trailer

Developer Toxic Games debuts a new gameplay trailer for its Q.U.B.E 2, with a due of “early 2018” for the first-person puzzle game.

Damn This Traffic Jam Puzzle Hunt, Team Palindrome Free Release

Puzzle hunt team Palindrome has released its pre-MIT Mystery Hunt puzzle hunt, Damn This Traffic Jam, for free through the P&A Magazine.

The Conjurer’s Almanaq Seeks Kickstarter Funding

There’s only a few weeks left to become a backer of Puzzazz founder Roy Leban’s latest Kickstarter project The Conjurer’s Almanaq, an escape room in a book.

Scribblenauts Showdown Gets Official Announcement

Warner Bros. officially announces Scribblenauts Showdown will be coming in March 6, following behind a series of revealing online leaks.

More Scribblenauts Showdown Details Trickle Out

Pricing and release details leak through another online retailer for the rumored upcoming Scribblenauts Showdown from developer 5th Cell.

Weekend Solver

It’s Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, four days off of work to spend with friends and family, while stuffing more puzzle solving with all those extra hours.

Crossword Mentor Group Founded By Puzzle Designers

Well-known Crossword designers Erik Agard and Will Nediger have started a Facebook group to help mentor aspiring puzzle designers.

GMPuzzles Celebrates Five Years, Talks Future Plans

GMPuzzles is celebrating the fifth birthday of its innovative and influential puzzle blog, and shares plans for what’s coming up in 2018.

Rusty Lake Paradise Final Release Trailer Out

Developer Rusty Lake has released the final trailer before next week’s debut of Rusty Lake Paradise, its third premium title from the series.

Matt Gaffney’s Weekly Crossword Contest, MGWCC, Hits 500

Seminal Crossword constructor Matt Gaffney has hit the 500 mark for published puzzles in his Weekly Crossword Contest feature, MGWCC.

Calendar Lineup – January 2018

The upcoming January puzzle events, hunts, tournaments, and featured new releases for the puzzle community.

Hatched Puzzle Magazine Cuts Back To Quarterly

Hatched has announced that it’ll be cutting back from its monthly publication schedule, going instead for a quarterly beginning with its December issue.

Layton Anime and Manga Hits Japan Spring 2018, More Details

Level 5 revealed more details about its Professor Layton anime due out in 2018, including a manga adaption to go along with an upcoming Layton game.

Sudoku & Puzzle GP 2018 Dates Announced

Dates and hosting countries for the World Puzzle Federation’s online tournaments Sudoku and Puzzle Grand Prix for 2018 have been revealed.

Maniac Mansion Quietly Appears On Steam

The classic puzzle adventure game Maniac Mansion has silently made its way onto Steam store from its original publisher LucasArts.

Hunt For Justice Gets Feb. 2018 Re-Run

A re-running of the charitable puzzle hunt Hunt For Justice will be coming this February, but registrations closes on Dec. 28.